Class Code: 8602
Per NCCI's Scopes Code Description:
Code 8602 is applicable to insureds that survey land as a separate and distinct business. Survey work done in support of an entity’s principal business shall be rated with the principal business. Survey work can be done on undeveloped land, developed land, and roadways, etc., but not underground.
Code 8602 is assigned to independent timber cruisers and timber buyers. It is also assigned to workers who exclusively spot and mark infected trees and designate which trees are to be sprayed or otherwise treated and which are to be destroyed. Logging operations to be separately rated.
Geologists or scouts of oil and gas fields and independent specialists are included in this class. They include lease buyers who, as any part of their duty, perform work similar to that undertaken by oil or gas geologists or scouts. Their duties include reviewing court records, interviewing lease holders, securing prospective oil- or gas-producing land data, and observing development and production of leases. The geologists procure core or shale samples at drilling locations, which are taken to the office for study. They do not accompany seismograph or geophysical exploration crews on surveys or take part in any of the field work such as the actual drilling, but they may visit the drilling site. The scout keeps the company informed of all events of interest in his or her territory, attends all meetings of legal importance, obtains information regarding the operation of each well in his or her territory, and reports the findings on oil or gas development work.
Related Operations Not Classified to Code 8602:
The following is a representative list of all operations somewhat related in nature to Code 8602 operations that are not assigned to Code 8602.
|Oil or Gas—Burner Installation Domestic & Drivers
|Oil or Gas—Burner Installation NOC & Drivers
|Oil or Gas—Lease Operator—All Operations & Drivers
|Oil or Gas—Lease Work NOC—By Contractor & Drivers
|Oil or Gas—Pipeline Construction & Drivers
|Oil or Gas—Pipeline Operation & Drivers
|Oil or Gas—Well—Acidizing—All Employees & Drivers
|Oil or Gas—Well—Cementing & Drivers
|Oil or Gas—Well—Cleaning or Swabbing of Old Wells Having Previously Produced Gas or Oil—By Contractor—No Drilling & Drivers
|Oil or Gas—Well—Drilling or Redrilling & Drivers
|Oil or Gas—Well—Installation or Recovery of Casing & Drivers
|Oil or Gas—Well—Instrument Logging or Survey Work & Drivers
|Oil or Gas—Well—Perforating of Casing—All Employees & Drivers
|Oil or Gas—Well—Shooting & Drivers
|Oil or Gas—Well—Specialty Tool Operation NOC—By Contractor—All Employees & Drivers
|Oil or Gas—Well—Supplies or Equipment Dealer—New—Store or Yard Only & Drivers
|Oil or Gas—Well—Supplies or Equipment Dealer—Used & Local Managers, Drivers